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UN-Water Country Briefs Method

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12 Nov 2013

The UN-Water Country Briefs present in a visual way the critical importance of water investments for human and economic development, with the intention to foster stronger interventions on water-related issues...

   
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UN-Water Country Briefs Project PPT presentation

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12 Nov 2013

The UN-Water Country Briefs present in a visual way the critical importance of water investments for human and economic development, with the intention to foster stronger interventions on water-related issues...

   
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What is Water Security? Infographic

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30 Oct 2013

"The capacity of a population to safeguard sustainable access to adequate  quantities of acceptable quality water for sustaining livelihoods, human  well-being, and socio-economic development, for ensuring protection against  water-borne pollution...

   
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UN-Water Country Briefs

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21 Jun 2013

The UN-Water Country Briefs present in a visual way the critical importance of water investments for human and economic development, with the intention to foster stronger interventions on water-related issues...

   
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Transboundary Waters factsheet

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17 May 2013
There are 276 transboundary river basins in the world (64 transboundary river basins in Africa, 60 in Asia, 68 in Europe, 46 in North America and 38 in South America)...
   
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Water for Food factsheet

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17 May 2013
70% of the global water withdrawals go to agriculture. The world population is expected to rise from 7 billion people today to 9 billion in 2050, leading to a 60%...
   
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Water and Disasters factsheet

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17 May 2013
During the period 2000 to 2006, a total of 2,163 water-related disasters were reported globally in the Emergency Disasters Database, killing more than 290,000 people, affecting more than 1.5 billion,...
   
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Water Scarcity factsheet

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17 May 2013
By 2025, 1.8 billion people will be living in countries or regions with absolute water scarcity, and two-thirds of the world population could live under water stress conditions.
   
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Water and Gender factsheet

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10 May 2013
Water scarcity has detrimental impacts on women and girls. Indeed, water is central to the full range of domestic 'unpaid' activities, which many cultures still view traditionally as "women domain":...
   
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Water and Biodiversity factsheet

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10 May 2013
To coincide with the 2013 International Year of Water Cooperation, the International Day for Biological Diversity on 22 May this year address "Water and Biodiversity". This fact sheet looks both...
   
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